Past Meetup

“Performance Evaluation in a CI Environment – Mission Impossible?”

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Channel 4 and Intechnica will present a technical perspective of performance assurance in a continuous integration (CI) environment.

Channel 4 and Intechnica will present a technical perspective of performance assurance in a continuous integration (CI) environment. In their presentation, Mark Smith (QA Manager, C4) and Andy Still (Technical Director, Intechnica) will go into detail about the approach to performance assurance on a recent, major development project at C4, including the risks, challenges and outcomes. They will also give an overview of the planned CI-based approach to Phase 2 of the C4 project, which is due to start early 2013.

Andy’s bio:

Andy Still is founder and Technical Director of Intechnica, a consultancy specialising in performance troubleshooting and engineering, whose clients include Channel 4, GlaxoSmithKline, Nisa Retail, Swinton Insurance and Permanent TSB.

Hosting us will be Mehdi Ali (Digital Capacity and Optimisation Manager) and the team at News International Technology at the News Int HQ near Wapping. Beer & Pizza on them! :-)

Bios:

Mark Smith joined Channel 4 as Head of QA early 2012; prior to this Mark was QA Manager at ASOS.com for over three years during a period of huge expansion and international growth.

Andy Still is founder and Technical Director of Intechnica, a consultancy specialising in performance troubleshooting and engineering, whose clients include Channel 4, GlaxoSmithKline, Nisa Retail, Swinton Insurance and Permanent TSB.

1830 - registration and pre-meeting drinks
1900 - 1910 - Intro to News International Technology by Ian McDonanld (Head of Cloud @ News Int)
1910 to 2010 - CI & Performance presentation
2010 - snacks and networking courtesy of News International Technology